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Goode Intelligence forecasts 2.6 billion to use biometrics for payments by 2023

By 2023, nearly 579 million biometric payment cards will be used globally to enable frictionless customer authentication for higher-value contactless…

 

Visa piloting payment innovations to enhance the Olympic experience

At a recent media event in Beijing, Visa shared its plans for three Olympic Games-inspired payment moments conceived and designed…

 

Touché forms partnership to offer biometric cryptocurrency payments

Singapore-based biometrics company Touché has partnered with online digital identity service EDDITS to enable fingerprint authentication for cryptocurrency payments, e27…

 

Fujitsu unveils integrated palm vein and facial biometric system for wallet-free payments

Fujitsu has announced the development of an integrated non-contact palm vein and facial biometric authentication technology for retail payments. In…

 

Facial recognition payment trials launch in Korea and Finland

Korean convenience store chain GS25 has opened a location using facial recognition instead of cashiers to process purchases, Korea JoongAng…

 

Mastercard to deploy biometric tech for cashless payments at Expo 2020 Dubai

Mastercard has been named as the official payments technology partner of Expo 2020 Dubai. The partnership is part of a…

 

Nxt-ID to spin off authentication technology and Fit Pay assets into new company

Nxt-ID has announced plans to spin off its payment, authentication, and credential management business into an independent company, which will…

 

Hospital in China introduces facial recognition for medical bill payments

Self-service payment terminals equipped with Alipay’s face recognition technology were recently deployed at the Jiangxi Provincial People’s Hospital, China’s first…

 

Bahrain bank partners with Eazy Financial Services for biometric payment network

Bahrain-based Ithmaar Bank and Eazy Financial Services have partnered to launch a biometric payments network which the MENA Herald reports…

 

Nuggets selected as a finalist for MoneyAge and Payments Awards

Blockchain-enabled payments and ID platform Nuggets has been selected as a finalist in the MoneyAge Awards and has also been…

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